Which vial type can be used with this aid?
Single dose units, also called vials. It cannot be used with minims (a stiff plastic, triangular-shaped vial).
Will it help with aiming the vial?
Yes, by holding the vial over your eye.
Will it help with squeezing the vial?
Yes, especially if you have limited thumb dexterity. The large green levers squeeze the vial with minimal pressure.
Eye drops which are suitable for use with this aid might have “PF” for preservative-free written on the packaging.
Examples of the eye drops which work with this aid are:
- Drops which you might take after eye surgery such as Maxidex (dexamethasone) or chloramphenicol
Don’t forget there are many different types of eye drops bottle. If you are unsure which aid would be best for you and for the type of drops you have, please contact our helpline via email@example.com or 01233 64 81 70. Our team will be able to advise you on the best option(s). As we are a charity, we can supply a maximum of two aids per person, and only to addresses in the UK.
We can only provide dispensing aids to people for their own personal use. If you are an eye care professional seeking dispensing aids for individuals, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, including how to source your own supply of dispensing aids.
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• In the event of a product recall
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